Albert showed Clara his grandparents’ closet, full of all their old clothing, and belongings in general.
‘Grandma and Grandpa were from a long lost era,’ he explained, ‘when ladies and gentlemen took pride in their appearance and comportment.’
‘Things simply haven’t been the same since they got J.F.K, and that filthy disgusting cultural revolution made its appearance.’
‘I like to think,’ Clarabelle pointed out, ‘that things like this are a REMNANT of much finer and dandier times, when gentlemen bowed, ladies curtsied, and folks knew better than to let a bunch of famous laughing stocks tell them how to live.’
‘O well,’ he continued, ‘time marches on in only one direction so we can’t go back.’
They then went back to getting things all gussied up and organized.
Denise’s Six Sentence Story Thursday is always so a hoot.